Post Originals  ·   April 13, 2012

Darby Nelson: 'Sometimes it's hard to be different' (2:32)

- Westfield crew and weight-lifting star Darby Nelson talks about her high school experience and how it's been effected by her choice of sports. Closing in on world records in several weight-lifting categories, Nelson, who will attend the Naval Academy, has stayed poised, bucking the stereotype of what she says a 17-year-old girl should look like and act like. "I know that I'm working towards something," said Nelson. ()

- Westfield crew and weight-lifting star Darby Nelson talks about her high school experience and how it's been effected by her choice of sports. Closing in on world records in several weight-lifting categories, Nelson, who will attend the Naval Academy, has stayed poised, bucking the stereotype of what she says a 17-year-old girl should look like and act like. "I know that I'm working towards something," said Nelson. ()

Darby Nelson: 'Sometimes it's hard to be different' (2:32) (2:33)

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